Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company Announces New Appointment

The Chair, Board and Management of Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company would like to announce the appointment of Clothilde Bullen, Yirra Yaakin’s new, dynamic Assistant Producer.

General Manager, Peter Kift, said Ms Bullen’s appointment is made possible through the support of the 2015/2016 Creative Partnerships Australia Plus 1 campaign, All Our Futures – Indigenous Cultural Leadership Program.

“Clo will be will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of artistic programs and events produced by Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company, Mr Kift said.

“Clo joins us at a very exciting time of growth and development and we look forward to her bringing her considerable skills and knowledge to Yirra Yaakin over the coming years.”

Clothilde Bullen is a Wardandi/Yamatji woman with French/English ancestry, who has worked in the Indigenous arts area for over 20 years.  Clothilde was previously employed for over a decade as the Curator of Indigenous Art at the Art Gallery of Western Australia, curating significant exhibitions including the Western Australian Indigenous Art Awards.

Clothilde Bullen’s appointment as Assistant Producer commenced with Yirra Yaakin today, Monday 8 February 2016.